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Cactus Jack's Trail Rides

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The Florida Horse Park, 11100 South West 16th Ave., Ocala, FL 34480
+1 352-266-9326
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A relaxing ride in Old Florida!

I took my granddaughter on a 90 minute ride for her Birthday at Rock Springs Run Stables. Our... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
David G
via mobile

My husband surprized me with this, we are from St. Petersburg the ladies were very kind and... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2017
Jill P
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Horseback riding is FUN! Relax and enjoy beautiful guided trail rides from the FLORIDA HORSE PARK and on the Ocala GREENWAY Trail System. Horseback riding is FUN, SAFE and AFFORDABLE. We offer trail rides on our gentle, safe horses! See Florida's oak hammocks, pine forests, and green fields. Riding is the best way to see the beauty of the Ocala area. This is truly Florida at its best. The park is over 90,000 acres!!! We have outstanding horses and our guides have years of experience. We take riders 6 years old and up. We also do custom rides for the more experienced riders. Let us know what type of riding you enjoy, and we will do our best to accomodate..........Call for reservations!
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
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The Florida Horse Park, 11100 South West 16th Ave., Ocala, FL 34480
+1 352-266-9326
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I took my granddaughter on a 90 minute ride for her Birthday at Rock Springs Run Stables. Our guide, Steve, is a native of the area who provided meaningful history of the area. He made the trail ride fun, entertaining and educational. Our horses were...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

My husband surprized me with this, we are from St. Petersburg the ladies were very kind and knowledgeable we had the time of our life and are planning our next trip. The horses were very well cared for nicer than ones we have seen at...More

Thank Jill P
Reviewed 29 August 2017

My daughter wanted a horse ride and picked up leaflet for Cactus Jack. Rang to book to be told Ocala was full but was offered slot at Rock Springs between Apoka and Mt Dora. Took 1 hour ride, never ridden horse before but leader Pam...More

Thank Ady1966
Reviewed 5 July 2017

We went on our ride, June 28th, with Rob as our guide. He was great with info and also with our two granddaughters, ages 8 and 11. Whenever they asked Mr. Rob a question about the area or the horses he was quick witted with...More

1  Thank Donna S
Reviewed 27 June 2017

First time riders and we had a blast! Our guide gave us just enough info to make us feel like we knew what we were doing, but not enough to overwhelm us. The scenery was beautiful. We will definitely ride again.

1  Thank Patty O
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

My 9 year old granddaughter and I went to Cactus Jacks Trail Rides in Ocala, Florida today and had a fun time. Our guide was Shelby and she was excellent. We certainly will go riding there again.

Reviewed 10 June 2017

Great way to spend a part of your day. Beautiful area - we went for 2 hour ride and was perfect. Will definitely go again.

Thank Deb S
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Shame on this establishment for treating their customers poorly, namely those who purchase Groupons and are trying horseback riding for the first time. Customer service is important, especially in this day and age with social media and other review sites, and I felt like they...More

3  Thank jocasta0
cjtrailrides, Manager at Cactus Jack's Trail Rides, responded to this reviewResponded 27 May 2017

This customer refused to give me a phone number to return her call She insisted on using email after 3 times telling her via email with Groupon you cannot book on line without a payment and she needs to talk over the phone Then after...More

Reviewed 22 May 2017

Had a great ride on Saturday in the backcountry of Landbrige Park. "Chaco" was an amazing horse, and Rob was a great guide. Will definitely do it again!

1  Thank stevesC744HC
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

I have been there 3 times in two months. I have no riding experience and I was terrified at first but it was really nice. My son loves it and always asks to go back. Lynn and Trish are THE BEST trail guides. Very sweet...More

1  Thank Darlene288
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William H
20 October 2017|
Response from William H |
I have found the answer. It is 13%. i.e. a 2 hour ride $70 + $9.10. $79.10 total (+tip).
Edith N Glen T
28 April 2017|
Response from CherylP2096 | Reviewed this property |
Just call and they'll give you their rates. My private 90 minute ride (my first) was $60 plus $20 for "private" - if you go with a group it is $60 for 90 min. And if you buy a package of 10 rides, they are half price. And... More